Dennis J. Murphy

  • Division: Circuit Civil
  • Section: CA 08
  • Court Location: Dade County Courthouse
  • Address: 73 West Flagler ST Miami, FL 33130
  • Phone: (305) 349-7024
  • Room: DCC 1500
  • Judicial Assistant: Sorcinelli, Joette

Circuit Judge: Circuit Civil Division

JUDGE DENNIS J. MURPHY will be retiring from the bench at the end of his term on JANUARY 7th, 2019.  Our office will continue to set trials and and special set hearings into next year.  Please understand that the successor Judge will have the ability to change, modify, or otherwise alter her/his procedures and policies.  Therefore any dates given for next year are subject to change when the new judge (not yet known) takes over.


  • Bachelor of Arts, George Mason University, 1976
  • JD, George Mason University, 1983
  • Admitted to Florida Bar, 1983
  • Circuit Court Judge, 2001
  • Kubicki Draper-Civil Trial and Appellate Work, 1989-2000
  • Thornton, David & Murray, 1983-1989
Arzola, Antonio CA 24 DCC 1401305-349-7069
de la O, Miguel M CA 05, DCC DCC 1407305-349-7078
Ruiz, Mavel CA 11 DCC 1403305-349-7131
Santovenia, Maria de Jesus CA 32 DCC 1502305-349-7029
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Foreclosure Calendar

Type: Closed

Notice Before Hearing: 7 Business Days

Files at Hearing: None

Wednesday9:00 AM 3/11/12 

Foreclosure Motion Calendar is on Wednesday (ONLY) at 9:00 a.m. You must give 7 business days’ Notice.
 A copy of the Motion and Notice of Hearing must be submitted through E-file and E-courtesy, and if the Motion and Notice are not submitted through E-file the Motion will not be heard.   Please bring a copy of the Notice of Hearing and Supporting Notice at the time of hearing.
Pro Se Litigants are required to file documents in person with the Clerk’s Office.
To Cancel a hearing on Motion Calendar, Please submit a Notice of Cancellation via E-courtesy and notify all parties
WRIT OF POSSESSIONS: Motions for Writ of Possessions must be placed on Motion Calendar. The Court will Not Entertain Ex Parte Motions.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations are NOT ALLOWED within 24 hours before the hearing, unless both parties have AGREED to the Cancellation or have reached an agreement on the matter set for hearing.
In order to check and see if your case made the Judicial Calendar please visit the Clerk of Courts website at:


Commencing AUGUST 13th, 2018 sales cancellation will NO LONGER be heard by the FMC in Courtroom 3-3.  Sales cancellation motions will now be heard by Judge Murphy in Chambers, Suite 1500, on WEDNESDAY, at 9:00am.  All motions and notices of hearings must be uploaded to E-courtesy and E-File at least 7 business days before the scheduled hearing.  There are NO EMERGENCIES.  Please do not wait until the last minute as you have been notified well in advance of the impending sale date.